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Compressor will kick on and off after 30-45 secs and repeat over and over , and smell hot rubber. The refrigerator will not get cold Any ideas ? I think it might be a relay switch

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It most likely is the relay on the compressor , they will go out if the unit short cycles , it is worth replacing this part , easy and not expensive , sometimes when this happens the compressor locks up and the new part will do the same exact thing , this means you need a new compressor.
Let me know if you have any other questions.
Phil

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